Victorian Order of Nurses

Site: Stratford - Gore St

Service: Perth-Huron Branch - Special Steps Program

Description (Service) COVID19 No volunteer in-home visits but providing services over the telephone to keep regular contact with clients. 
Free service. Trains volunteers and matches them with people who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer Disease or another form of dementia. Volunteers spend time on a regular basis with designated Alzheimer companions. Walk together when weather permits. In inclement weather, volunteers visit companion indoors or walk in an alternative environment
Service Details
Hours Vary, call for details
Areas Served Perth County
Eligibility Persons diagnosed with dementia such as Alzheimer Disease.
Application Call the Program Coordinator for more information.
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Stratford
Address & Map
Romeo Court
40 Long Dr, Ste 111
Stratford, ON N5A 8A3
View MapQuest Map
Intersection Romeo and Long
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-271-7991
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-5176
Fax 519-271-7612
Primary Contact MaryJane MacPhail, Program Coordinator; Phone: 519-291-5898 ext 4343 * 519-271-7991 ext 4221; Fax: 519-291-3141; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Ally Waddell, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 519-291-5898 ext 3; Fax: 519-291-3141; Email:
Primary Executive Sheri Gilhula, Manager of Community Support Services; Phone: ext 4232; Email:

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